Freedom Camping

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Freedom Camping

Expect no facilities. Generally for self contained vehicles only. Check our notes for details.

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North IslandAuckland Region

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Murphy's Law Restaurant

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Murphy's Law Restaurant

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Avoid Camping Fines!

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North IslandWellington Region

Barnett Street Carpark, Wellington

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Barnett Street Carpark, Wellington

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North IslandAuckland Region

Showfields Equestrian, Hampton Downs

Overnight Campervan Parking

Showfields Equestrian, Hampton Downs

Overnight Campervan Parking

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Victoria Slater

United Kingdom

Don't accept that you have to pay to do everything in NZ. It does feel in places like every opportunity to make a buck is being exploited, to the disadvantage of tourists, but with research you can find great free/low cost alternatives i.e Curio Bay in the Catlins

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